[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Multiple Robotics Faculty Openings at Oregon State University

Bill Smart smartw at oregonstate.edu
Sat Jan 30 01:40:24 PST 2016


TL;DR:  Oregon State is hiring in all areas of robotics, and has
multiple positions
open.  Full consideration deadline is February 15th.  Details at:
http://robotics.oregonstate.edu/jobs


The Oregon State University Robotics program seeks applications for
multiple full-time
faculty positions to support our M.S. and Ph.D. programs in Robotics. All
areas of robotics will be considered. Appointments are anticipated at the
Assistant Professor rank, but exceptionally strong candidates may be
considered at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor. The successful
candidates will have office and laboratory space physically located with
the existing Robotics group, and will have an administrative home most
appropriate to their area of expertise within the College of Engineering.
As a Land/Sea/Air/Space grant institution, with strong ties to oceanography
and the NOAA fleet, as well as hosting an FAA UAV test site, there are many
opportunities to collaborate across disciplines and utilize Robotics as an
enablingtechnology.

Candidates should hold a Ph.D. in a robotics­ related discipline by the
start of employment, and have a demonstrated record of scholarship. We
particularly welcome candidates with a proven record of working with robots
in real environments.  Duties include teaching undergraduate and graduate
courses, conducting research, securing research funding, and service.
Candidates should show evidence of strong research promise, potential for
developing an externally-funded research program, and commitment to quality
advising and teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels.  Applicants
who are women or under­represented minorities are strongly encouraged to
apply.

Oregon State University is located in Corvallis, a college town renowned
for its high quality of life. For full consideration, apply online by Feb
15, 2016 with a letter of interest; vita; two-page statement of research
interests; one-page statement of teaching interests; one-page statement of
philosophy toward equity, inclusion and diversity; and names and contact
information for at least three references.

More information, including a complete position description is available at
http://robotics.oregonstate.edu/jobs


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